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Synonyms for state

Synonyms for state

manner of being or form of existence

a condition of excited distress

an organized geopolitical unit

to utter publicly

to declare by way of a systematic statement

to put into words positively and with conviction

Synonyms for state

the way something is with respect to its main attributes

the group of people comprising the government of a sovereign state

(chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container)

a state of depression or agitation

put before

indicate through a symbol, formula, etc.

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The last three chapters cover the 19th and 20th centuries, in conclusion using the Igbo to contribute to debate on theories of state formation and the nature of African political systems.
Sharma, Burton Stein, and Hermann KuIke, representing feudalist, segmentary, and processualist theories of state (de)formation, respectively.
He reviews theories of state development, including theories of the European state, and outlines how the US revenue system was devised during the Civil War and was perfected in the twentieth century with the national income tax, and how the limited ability of the national government to raise revenue during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries inhibited America's development, as well as the state's fiscal organization and security during the present period of national debt.
Bumiller's invocation and application of Hannah Arendt's theories of state violence in this chapter are very savvy and give Arendt new relevance.
The theory of criminal law has intimate normative connections with the theory of the criminal trial and theories of state punishment.